When considering system upgradation such as increasing the RAM of your computer, one may come across several questions, including the number of available RAM slots, compatible hard disk type that can be used with your system, etc. To obtain this information one may resort to opening the computer which can lead to a damaged casing and voiding the manufacturers warranty. In this post I will tell you how to find out the number of slots available in your computer , along with RAM compatibility and other vital system information related to your Processor, Network Card, Hard Disk, Motherboard, etc.
SIW is a portable system information tool that gathers detailed information about your system’s properties and settings. It includes detailed specs for the CPU, Network, TCP/IP (interface), Memory, Hardware, Users, Network Shares, and more. It even provide real-time monitors for CPU, Memory and network traffic utilization. For example you can find out the number of RAM slots in your computer, the hard disk type, processor information and other required information. All you have to do is to launch SIW and click on a device name to get the required information. The required information can be gathered by either sorting through the various menus and sub-menus located on the left-hand side sidebar or by clicking on the buttons located on the top toolbar.
It works on the following Windows based operating systems:
- Windows XP
- Windows Vista
- Windows 7
- Windows Server 2003
- Windows Server 2008
You can get the free version of SIW from the download link given below.